Copy Editor-PT

Lee Enterprises Inc   Omaha, NE   Full-time     Writing / Editing
Posted on May 13, 2024
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Copy Editor-PT

The award-winning Omaha World-Herald is seeking a part-time copy editor to make our copy shine.

The ideal candidate has experience writing headlines that fit tough counts, catching mistakes in style and facts, understanding how to juggle wire copy with staff content and appreciating how deadline magic happens. The job would include working with newsroom staff as well as with our print design partners.

While the World-Herald leaders believe that in-person collaboration is key, this 20-hour-a-week position can be fully remote. The hours would include nights and weekends.

Why Join Us?

This position is eligible for PTO, vision insurance, and dental insurance.

Pay Range: $21.19-$25.00/HR.

Lee Enterprises is a major subscription and advertising platform and a leading provider of local news and information, with daily newspapers, rapidly growing digital products and nearly 350 weekly and specialty publications serving 73 markets in 26 states. Year to date, Lee's newspapers have an average daily circulation of 1.0 million, and our legacy websites, including acquisitions, reach more than 33 million digital unique visitors.

Lee Enterprises is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We participate in Everify. We respect and celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. For more information about Lee, check us out at www.lee.net .

We are focused on building a diverse and inclusive workforce. If you are excited about this role but do not meet 100% of the qualifications above, we encourage you to apply at https://lee.net/careers/ and search for Omaha. Be sure to upload a resume and a cover letter addressed to News Editor Shelley Larsen, explaining how your experience fits the position.